Propaganda and Nationalism in Wartime Russia
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Published by East European Monographs .
Written in English


  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Propaganda,
  • Nationalism,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Russia,
  • Eastern Europe - General,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Europe / Eastern

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11217653M
ISBN 100880330015
ISBN 109780880330015

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